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Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos

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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Villa #2. It was very large with lots of wasted space. We were with a small tour group so transportation to other places was included. The staff was so-so. I went into breakfast one morning 15 minutes before shut down and the staff...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank EpicureoEducado
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Location: The Royal Palm Hotel is located on Santa Cruz Island in the Galápagos, although online maps will incorrectly show the hotel as being on Baltra Island. Most flights arrive at the Baltra Airport, which is about 18 kilometers (11 miles) from the hotel. We...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank RWalker415
Reviewed November 27, 2018

I will make this short because I can go on for hours. When we booked this hotel we were told that it was 10 mins. from the city. The only thing that was 10 mins. was traveling down the dirt road filled with pot holes...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LOVETOTRAVEL4361
Response from Melissa B, Director de Recepción at Royal Palm Hotel GalapagosResponded November 28, 2018

Dear Tammy, Thank you for all your comments. The Hotel is situated in the highlands, which is clearly noted on our website and is a 25 minute taxi ride to the port. Normally our guests who book directly with us are aware of our hotel´s...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights on our first trip to the Galápagos Islands, organized by ACORN CIE through Seabourn cruise line. The Service was great and the lunches and dinners great, but at this time of the year to humid and damp. The rooms were far...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank F1822SCpierrem
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Great land based location for seeing Galapagos. We stayed in a casitas and found the rooms nicely sized with wonderful views and large bathrooms. Friends stayed in a villa and they were very nice and spacious. Great for a long stay or if you need...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
The Royal Palm Hotel is a private family-owned hotel enjoying the quiet seclusion of its own 190 hectare estate in the lush Miconia Highland Forests of Santa Cruz. Located adjacent to the Galapagos National Park, More the Royal Palm was built in 2002 and combines elegant colonial style with traditional island design. This boutique estate comprises 21 Casitas and Villas including family accommodation; the largest villa is named in honor of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales who stayed at the hotel in 2009. The hotel has the relaxed and informal charm of an Ecuadorian Hacienda offering a unique sense of natural space. The Hotel is a member of Leading Hotels of the World and is the perfect location for both land and sea exploration of the Galapagos Islands. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
$275 - $897 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Royal Palm Resort Hotel
Also Known As
Royal Palm Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Royal Palm Santa Cruz
,
Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Galapagos Islands/Santa Cruz, Ecuador
Location
Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
21
Price range
$275 - $897 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Royal Palm Resort Hotel
Also Known As
Royal Palm Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Royal Palm Santa Cruz
,
Royal Palm Hotel Galapagos Galapagos Islands/Santa Cruz, Ecuador
Location
Ecuador > Galapagos Islands > Santa Cruz
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Dining (69)
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Amenities (11)
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Questions & Answers
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jackiel975
April 2, 2017|
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Response from Sue B | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, no they don't but we have laundry and dry cleaning services available daily. With thanks Sue
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mlomrantz
August 17, 2016|
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Response from Sue B | Property representative |
Hi! Not at the hotel. Most day trips by boat are booked in advance due to availability. We can request a wet suit for you at the time of booking with the boat operators will put them on board for you to swim and/or snorkel... More
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Room Tips
"If you are looking for a good room, don't go to this hotel."
LOVETOTRAVEL4361
Nov 27, 2018
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"Villas are incredible"
anushkg2016
Aug 24, 2018
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"The standard room is more than adequate"
JanetB20102013
Jun 12, 2018
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"The Royal Suite is amazing!"
patspencer
May 3, 2018
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